TITLE

Kids Want the Look for Back-to-School

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
SGB;Oct2008, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the state and trends of back to school (BTS) footwear of several sports footwear brands. The retail point-of sale data compiled by SportScanINFO reveals the strong and increasing sale volume of BTS as well as interesting trends within the SportFootwear sales growth. Moreover, it cites the comments of The SportsOneSource Group senior retail analyst Matt Powell on the kids' preference on lifestyle footwear sales, which surpassed the performance footwear sales.
ACCESSION #
34948703

 

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